Peripheral Lymph: Formation and Immune Function, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Peripheral Lymph

Formation and Immune Function, 1st Edition

By Waldemar L. Olszewski

CRC Press

167 pages

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pub: 2019-08-27
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First published in 1985: This book deals with the physiology and pathophysiology of the peripheral, i.e., prenodal, lymph.

Table of Contents

1. Anatomic Considerations 2. Lymph Formation 3. Lymph Flow 4. Lymph Protein Concentrations 5. Lipids in Lymph 6. Enzymes in Lymph 7. Hormones in Lymph 8. Coagulation and Fibrinolysis in Lymph 9. Drugs in Lymph 10. Peripheral Lymph Flow and Composition in Man 11. Cells in Lymph 12. Particle and Cell Clearance from Lymph 13. Pathophysiology 14. Lymphatics and Infection 15. Lymphatics and Injury 16. Lymph Transport from Organ and Tissue Transplants 17. Lymph Collection 18. Collection and Physiological Measurements of Interstitial Fluid in Man

About the Author

Waldemar L. Olszewski, M.D., Ph.D., is Professor of Surgery and Director of the Department of Surgical Research and Transplantology at the Medical Research Center, Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, Poland.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications
MEDICAL / General